(International Standard Serial Number)  ISSN 1532-0340




McAninch Family History Newsletter

Volume X, Number 2, April 24, 2002.


A clearing house for McAninch and related surnames [McAninch, McIninch, McNinch (-sh)].

Published Quarterly since 1993.              Articles solicited, and Queries accepted.




Table Of Contents




Miscellaneous info, Queries, and Nuggets from recent letters (by States)

page 2002-10

[California, Iowa (Ohio-to-Iowa), Kentucky, Missouri, Ohio, and Pennsylvania]




McAninch for the Confederacy: Eight Who Fought for Southern Independence

page 2002-12

(Part III of III)




“Mac Aninch, -Inch, -Ninch  Ulster variants of the Scottish MacInnes”;

“(Mac) Innes  Mac Aonghuis. The Scottish form of MacGuiness. Angus and Anguish are cognate”;

and “(Mac) Guiness, Mac Genis, Magennis  Mag Aonghusa or Mag Aonghuis (son of Angus) of Iveagh. One of the leading septs of Ulster.”

The Surnames of Ireland, by Edward MacLysaght, Academic Press Ltd., Dublin; Sixth Edition, 1989, pg. 6, 167, 140, respectively; ISBN 0-7165-2366-3.


Clan MacInnes Society. Mary A. Faulk, Sec./Treas., 8232 Kay Court, Annandale, Virginia 22003. MacAonghais a-rithist (again MacInnes), [Septs and Clan Names], <http://www.macinnes.org>.


Our Mangled Surnames:

1. “Mcamick, Cora L; age 031; died Casey Co; residence Co; died 08-14-1915; Vol. 039; Cert. 19032; Death Vol. 1915”, KY Death Records, RootsWeb online; “… another bad spelling for Cora Lee, dau. of James Riley McAninch”, found by Ellwyn Worley;

2. “McNenich, Mart”, for Confederate veteran Martin C. McAninch; 16th Missouri Infantry; one of many misspellings found on various muster cards and other records; and

3. “NcAninch”, only off by one key (N, M) on standard typewriter (keyboard) QWERTY layout.


Grand-daughter in Germany: Katherine (Katie) Elizabeth McAninch [8 lbs., 15 oz.; 51 cm long (approx. 20.4 in.)] was born 18 March 2002; Rosenheim Hospital, Rosenheim, Bavaria, Germany, daughter of Kevin (Capt., U. S. Army) and Chely (Celia Barclay) McAninch (CW2, U. S. Army).


This McAninch Family History Newsletter is Published by Frank and Jan (Mauk) McAninch

17531 Montbury Circle, Huntington Beach, California 92649-4823    Telephone: 714-846-5134

Email: family @ McAninch.net, FrankMcAninch @ alumni.uci.edu, or frankmac @ worldnet.att.net


McAninch Family History NL, v.X.n.2  April 2002  Copyright Frank McAninch   page 2002-09

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